Academy Award winner Alex Gibney, known for his gripping, deeply insightful documentaries, is one of the most accomplished non-fiction filmmakers working today. He received a Best Feature-Length Documentary Oscar for Taxi to the Dark Side, a Best Director nomination from the DGA, as well as a Writer's Guild award for Best Screenplay. Alex received another Academy Award nomination for Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room, and served as an Executive Producer for the Academy Award nominated No End In Sight.
Alex has had more than ten films showcased at Sundance, including most recently his critical and theatrical hit Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief which went on to win 3 Emmys. Other films include We Steal Secrets: The Story of WikiLeaks; Gonzo: Life and Work of Dr. Hunter S. Thompson; Casino Jack and The United States of Money; Finding Fela; My Trip to Al Qaeda;
Client 9: The Rise and Fall of Eliot Spitzer; The Armstrong Lie; Sinatra: All or Nothing At All; and Mea Maxima Culpa: Silence In the House Of God which earned 3 Emmy Awards. Catching Hell, produced for ESPN, was nominated for a Sports Emmy for Outstanding Sports Documentary.